Member States

Member States of the European Union fund, encourage and co-ordinate activities which occur on a national level related to the Europeana Initiative. In this dedicated area for Member States, we share updates on strategy, policy recommendations, country reports and relevant frameworks. 

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Strategy 2020-2025 summary

With this strategic plan for 2020-2025, the Europeana Initiative will be strengthened, supported and reinvigorated as a strong networked organisation.

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Title: La Grande Lunette, Place de La Bastille - Louis Vert
Date: 1900
Institution: Parisienne de Photographie
Country: France
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Recommendations and publications

Europeana Foundation Business Plan 2021

Explore the Europeana Foundation Business Plan 2021: Towards a digital public space for cultural heritage.

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Title: Men and woman are sitting at tables in the open air reading newspapers
Date: 1822
Institution: Wellcome Collection
Country: United Kingdom

Country reports

Explore Europeana activities by Member State.


Country Reports

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Publishing Framework

Publishing Framework

The Europeana Publishing Framework makes it easy for you, our data partners, to see how the quality of the metadata and content you provide affects how we can surface, showcase and promote it on Europeana Collections and beyond, and how others can view it, share it and work with it. 

Europeana Publishing Guide

Europeana Publishing Guide

The Europeana Publishing Guide is a resource for data partners who share collections with Europeana. It outlines the minimum metadata required to incorporate your data in Europeana.

Europeana Content Strategy

Europeana Content Strategy

Our new Content Strategy will help our organisation and partners to identify what kind of content we need to expand, what content we need to restrain, and who takes ownership of the decision making process.

Europeana Licensing Framework
Title: Europeana Licencing Framework
Institution: Europeana
Country: The Netherlands

Europeana Licensing Framework

An introduction to the Europeana Licensing Framework and Data Exchange Agreement

Title: Impact Workshop EDCR Glasgow
Creator: Sebastiaan ter Burg
Date: December 2016
Country: Netherlands


The Impact Playbook, inspiration, practical resources and a community to help develop and refine impact practice.


The impact of COVID-19 presents immediate and ongoing challenges to the cultural and creative sector - explore our response below.